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geographical issue isopulation-- its distributionand rad. inub-region of mexico, welso oklationstributionand rad. movement, or migration both within mexico and north tohe u.s. we explore a major and unexpected source of migras caedw re bskf e usionofaquies can change the rate of flow, or if a new u.s. border policy is having an unintended consequence. ( helicopter whirring ) narrator: every day, thousands of mexicans cross the border illegally into the united states. ofte those hopes are arrested manyre at the border. man: ahora lista pont la mano en frente... narrator: the u.s. i.n.s., or immigration and naturalization service, records each apprehension on standard forms, including one entry with hidden lue: it washe migrants' home towns inexico. that's whabringseograpr chard jones to the i.n. it washe migrants' home towns with a novel reseah plan. jones knows that ecomic conditions vary greatly om region to region in mexico. he suspects that some places drive ou- or "push"-- many more migrants to the u.s. than others. hehis investigation beginses drily90s- or "push"-- aris home inanoniotes
was in mexico city. i had been lucky enough to go around book contract from new york. get an advance from a new york publishers to write a book, it was a dream come true, and in mexico city, november of 1997. i had crossed the deadline. i didn't have a word written. i was broke, and i called the only friend that i could count on at that point because my lifestyle has lead me to destroy a lot of my personal relationships. i called my friend from costa rei can that lived in the united states for many years. i met through the solidarity networking. politics in the 1980s and i said, [inaudible] she happened to be live nghts village in california. that the particular time. there's a whole set of circumstance that lead her to, you know, she's from the tropics, central america, you know, how did she wind up in the desert. everybody has a story in the desert how they got there. she said, [inaudible] we'll take care of you and give you a place to live shortly there after. i arrive and one of the first things i saw when i rented my shack in the sand next to a sign that said next services 100 miles, the t
and keith ellison. >> brown: then, president obama sat down with mexico's president-elect, enrique pena nieto, this afternoon. one topic for them and for us tonight: the war on drugs, on both sides of the border. >> suarez: as lawmakers talk of reducing the country's debt, paul solman offers a history lesson on centuries of federal borrowing. >> the united states was going into default. we defaulted on many obligations to foreign creditors and to our own soldiers. >> brown: plus, every month, 1,000 young americans are infected with h.i.v., and most of those with the disease don't even know they have it. hari sreenivasan looks at a new report from the c.d.c. that's all ahead on tonight's newshour. major funding for the pbs newshour has been provided by: moving our economy for 160 years. bnsf, the engine that connects us. and by the alfred p. sloan foundation. supporting science, technology, and improved economic performance and financial literacy in the 21st century. and with the ongoing support of these institutions and foundations. and... this program was made possible by the corporati
terrorism in mexico and talk about that with mexico's secretary of the interior alejandro poire. >> mexico has been moving forward very significantly. of course we're very worried about the violence and security but in many areas and we can talk about them at length, mexico has made very significant advances. >> rose: the aftermath of hurricane sandy,xtraordina evacuation from a hospital and conversation with a secretary of the interior of mexico when we continue. captioning sponsored by rose communications from our studios in new york city, this is charlie rose. >> rose: it has been three days since hurricane sandy made land fall on the eastern coast of the united states. signs of recovery are beginning to appear. residents of storm hit areas are still coming to grips with the scale of the damage. neighborhoods in new york and new jersey remain under water while energy companies work to repair downed power line millions suspect another night without electricity. it may be over a week before power is restored in some places. as dawn broke this morning parts of the subway heaved into moti
is titled "the shadow catcher: a u.s. agent infiltrates mexico's deadly crime cartels". to my left is c.a. heifner. [applause] >> the title of his book is "mule: my dangerous life as a dug smuggler turned dea informant". we have a very interesting and lively set of books here and i will start by asking chris how he became involved in the drug business. >> my wife is sort of the american dream brought back. i was a college graduate and had everything going for me but i was living with my pregnant girlfriend at the time and we have a 5-year-old daughter. christmas was two weeks away and we were being evicted. i had no one to turn to and nothing to sell, no options. i turned to a friend who i thought would just give me a loan because he was in the drug business. little did i know he was basically trying to groom me because he wanted -- to didn't look like a typical meal. he loaned me the money and he had his hook in to me at that point because i only asked for a couple thousand dollars and he immediately offered several more than that. there's no way you can say no when you are in a desper
was in mexico city where i had gone under a book contract from new york. i got an advance from a new york publisher to write a book. it was a dream come true. in mexico city, by november of 1997, i had crossed the deadline and i didn't have a word written. and i was broke. and i called the only friend i could count on at that time. my lifestyle ruined a lot of friendships. and i said, aria, help me, porfavor. there are a whole lot of circumstances. how did she wind up in the desert? welcome everybody has a story of how they got there. she said we will take care of you, we will give you a place to live. shortly thereafter, i arrived in the desert, and one of the first things that i saw when i rented my little shack out in the sand next to a sign that said the next service is 100 miles, the town east of joshua tree, i felt driven to go further out. she and her friends were right at the edge of a beautiful national park. you guys know of joshua tree? you lease new u2 album. going this way and that. well, i wanted to go further out. there was something existential it was driving me further an
and russia and they do of mexico. what is going on? >> there was a poll that showed most americans see mexico was a problem. they see mexico, they think of drugs, poverty, corruption. they do not see what mexico has become. security is an issue but they miss many of the other parts, the economic boom over the 20 plus years. >> some 6 million americans owe their jobs to trade relations with mexico. >> exactly. what goes under the radar is how tight the economy as. mexico is our number 2 destination below canada. an estimated 6 million american jobs depend on mexico. if mexico is doing well, so are the u.s. jobs. >> to you think they realize their jobs are dependent on the mexican economy? >> i do not. i think this poll shows the lack of understanding. many people had a negative view. almost as many people said, i do not know. they do not have enough information to say something about the country to the south. part of that is a lack of understanding of how important the economic ties are between the nations. >> most americans think about mexico, when they think about a comment illegal immigrati
was and that to go. 51% of the people in mexico live in extreme poverty. several years ago i attended a wedding in mexico and for families were in the that one time because they had to split the cost of a priest, which was only about $40. at the end of the wedding, we decided we would drive back by the bride and groom's house to drop off some gifts and they lived in one of the collodion is on the outskirts of el paso. they had one bad. the parents lived in the bad, two of the children lived in the bad and not the newlywed couple who's going to share the bed with the parents. there was no bathroom facilities. he simply went out to the back of the house and used the space behind the house, the dirt to use the restroom. and when you grow up in that kind of poverty, you tend to look for any escape you can. you would willingly beg that a drug dealer would come to your house and offer you money so that you can isolate close of the bison shoes, with a nicer life. we would think that many years later the situation would be better, but with the current drug war is much, much worse in mexico. so i can so
on immigration and security along the texas-mexico border with sentatives. [captions copyright national cable satellite corp. 2012] [captioning performed by national captioning institute] >> thank you for being here at the second annual texas tribune festival. we have had some pretty lively discussion so far. these gentlemen are from the texas house of representatives. they are on different sides of the aisles. commissioner todd staples is the texas agriculture commissioner. state representative from 1995 until 2001. he has held statewide offices for the last five years. who knows what 2014 has in store for him? he launched a website that documents the problems that farmers are having on the texas border. whether it is -- tonight is an issue we will discuss. we have representative henry cuellar. he went to georgetown. he got a master's in international trade from texas a&m in his home town of laredo. he was elected to congress in 2005. these two gentlemen are former college in the house of representatives. we will see how they come together on border security. what prompted you to get interes
mismo sexo... asi como el "dream act"... potente sismo sacude guatemala, mexico y el salvador...tenemos imagenes de lo ocurrido en centroameric a... deportes tiempo hola que tal y bienvenidos!!.. buenas tardes... comenzamos de inmediato con las informaciones... la historica reelecc rn del presidente barack obama, genera gran espectativo entre los latinos... claudia uceda, nos cuenta lo que esperan de su segundo periodo presidencial... la participacion de los latinos se hizo presente en las urnas, pero esto que significa para temas que son importantes para nuestra comunidad? sindicatos y organizaciones latinas esperan que la reeleccion del presidente se traduzca en mejoras para los latinos.. llegaron a las urnas... no les importo esperar en largas filas.. los latinos dejaron su huella... hiceron la diferencia mas que nunca en esta elecciones... "los latinos salimos en masas a votar, no solamente en virginia o en maryland, en dc, en todos los estados unidos" naleo predice que 12- millones de latinos salieron a votar, lo que seria un incremento de un 26 por ciento desde el 2008.
the fall for the book festival. in the book she shares her experience with growing up in mexico without her parents. who immigrate to the united states illegally to find work. this is about half an hour. >> what is -- [inaudible] >> the way u grew up knowing it was it was the reference to the united states, but to me because i grew up in the hometown surrounded by mountains, i didn't know where the united states was to me it was the other side of the mountain. during the time my parents were gone, working here in the u.s. i will look at the mountain something i parents were over there on the other side of the mountains. that was what it meant to me. >> where did you grow up? originally where were u born. >> in mexico. southern mexico in the little city that nobody has heard of. why mention ak acapulco everybody knows that. it was three hours away from there. >> when did your parents come to the united states? how would were you? >> my father came here in 1977 when i was two years old. and he sent for my mother a few years later. my mother came here in 1980 when was four and a half. >> when
up in mexico without her parents, who immigrated to the united states and legally defined work. this is about half an hour. >> reyna grande what is -- >> the way i grew up knowing was it was referenced to the united states. but to me because i grew up in this town surrounded by mountains, and i didn't know where the united states was, to me it was the other side of the mountains. and during that time that my parents were gone working here in the u.s., i would look at the mountains and think that my parents were over there, on the other side of those mounts to so that was it to me. >> where did you grow up? where we for? >> i was born in mexico, southern mexico in a little city that nobody has heard of. but when i mentioned, everybody knows a couple. it was three hours away from acapulco. >> when did your parents come to the united states? how old were you? >> my father came there in 1977 when i was two years old. and he sent for my mother of two years later, so my mother came here in 1980 when i was four and a half years old. >> when did you come to the united states? >> i came
. mexico's incoming president is coming to town and he wants to talk about more than just the drug war. the drug war is a big deal. first we'll look ahead at the president's schedule. we can tell you what he's doing. a quick photo spread. no joint press conference. can i help you? i heard you guys can ship ground for less than the ups store. that's right. i've learned the only way to get a holiday deal is to camp out. you know we've been open all night. is this a trick to get my spot? [ male announcer ] break from the holiday stress. save on ground shipping at fedex office. is a thrilling, dual-flavored ride to mouth fun-town. but it's not like everyone is going to break into a karaoke jam session. ♪ this will literally probably never happen. >>> in the three weeks since election day there's been a lot of republican hand wringing, party leaders looking to expand the tent, track more women, minorities to the party and find out how to find a happy medium between ideology and electability. joining me now is someone trying to be at the forefront, virginia's republican governor, these ter
tourists between, internal tourists and 23.4 international tourists. everyone going to mexico is returning back to their countries and saying it's worth. >> rose: what will be an optimal, how does a good relationship between mexico and the united states, what elements would it have and how would it be of great benefit to both the economic and cultural life of those countries? >> i think we need to recognize that we share geography, we share history. we share future, our future. i think the more we think about north america as a region. >> rose: from canada to mexico. >> from canada to mexico in terms of the competitive advantages that we have, the complementaries that we have in terms of innovation, in terms of new enterprises, in terms of how job creations in mexico benefits job creations in the u.s. because we are together producing certain goods that are going to be consumed in the region or elsewhere. the more we think about it and the more we realize that we share the possibility and the responsibility for making our region wonderful, i think the better it will be. there are any num
guatemala y genera panico y alerta en otros paises de centroamerica y mexico... ademas..sabe en que tienen en comun la depresion y la comida rapida? mas adelante le explicamos... y recuerde que puede mantener contacto con nosotros a traves de nuestra pagina web. www . noticiasdc.com tambien twitter y facebook bajo noticiasdc.. volvemos... ... las autoridades de proteccion civil de guatemala declararon la alerta roja por el sismo que sacudio esta manana ese pais... tenemos el siguiente informe de los colegas del periodico prensa libre el movimiento sismico tambien se sintio en otros paises de centroamerica y mexico... en nicaragua y el salvador, no se reportaron daÑos personales o materiales, sin embargo las autoridades de ambos paises emitieron una advertencia de tsunami para sus zonas costeras... el movimiento de magnitud 7,3 tambien sacudio areas del sur de mexico.. no se informo inmediatamente sobre posibles victimas o daÑos materiales graves, aunque si escenas de panico y crisis nerviosas en chiapas, donde por media hora quedo suspendido el servicio telefonico... se esperan lluvias y
mujer que escapo de mexico despues de ser victima de ... mexico tiene la mayor cifra de plagios de su historia... maria corrales entrevisto a una de las tantas mujeres que fue victima de secuestro nos relata prometer esta segunda parte para antes de la pausa, pasamos con oscar buenas noches, arrancamos con noticias de la mls y el mal tiempo que impera en la costa este de la union americana. y es que el partido de vuelta de las semifinales de conferencia del este entre new york red bulls y d.c. united fue suspendido por una tormenta de nieve, mas adelante les tendre mas informacion. ahora vamos con las imagenes de la champions.la norsjeland, chelsea supero 3-2 a sharktar donetsk, las imagenes que estamos viendo corresponden a la victoria de manchester united 3-1 sobre el braga. los goles fueron anotados por alan de tiro penal a los 49 minutos, empato robin van persie a seguimos con mas futbol internacional. por la copa sudamericana, sao paulo goleo 5-0 a la universidad de chile y clasifico a la semifinal. el el salvador, atletico marte goleo 5-1 a once municipal, estas imagenes corre
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. ♪ owners from mexico to sonom. >>> a north bay couple combined skills to help thousands of animals and their owners from mexico to sonoma. >> as kate kelly shows us, the jefferson award winners are improving animal welfare on both sides of the border. >> reporter: this is little ramiro and he was rescued off the streets of juarez where he was found. he was actually starving. >> this is juanita. she is found in mexico hit by a car. >> reporter: they have given them names and new lives. they once lived on the streets of mexico barely surviving under the harshest conditions. >> you will see a large number of homeless street animals. they are not spayed or neutered so they are actively breeding and the problem increase. >> reporter: the camblors met 10 years ago in mexico while volunteering at an animal control center. christie is a veterinarian, moncho a graphic artist. they live in santa rosa but never forgot the suffering they once witnessed. >> homelessness, starving animals, the magnitude of the problem was completely overwhelm. >> reporter: so they founded compassion without bord
in the gulf of mexico. officials say no oil was leaking from the charred platform 25 miles southeast of grand isle, lose. manuel bojorques is there. >> reporter: at the site of the explosion divers searched beneath the waters and a coast guard plane scanned the area, some 1400 square niles, for two missing workers. there were 22 people on the rig when the blast occurred. four remain in the hospital, two in critical condition. >> all these patients are suffering from major burns. the next 48-72 hours is a critical time period. >> reporter: the rig's owner, houston-based black elk energy said yesterday a worker cutting a pipe ignited vapors from oil still in the system setting off the explosion. the couple said the worker used a cutting torch. today the contractor doing the maintenance work, grand isle shipyard said there is no torch and called that account completely inaccurate. one of the things federal strangers will be looking into is why there was still oil in the pipe that was being cut. oil should have been purged from the system when it was first shut down. this platform is 80 miles awa
you, wolf. >>> one of the true heroes of mexico's drug war paid the ultimate price for her bravery. she fought to protect those around her until the very end. we have her story and will take a closer look at what it means to stand up to mexico's brutal drug cartels, next. kr >>> newly released photos of general petraeus' mistress. that's straight ahead on "360." >>> mexico's drug cartels proving yet again those brave enough to stand up against them all too often are the ones to pay the ultimate price. maria santos was a small town mayor dealing with some of the worst gang violence. she survived several assassination attempts, including one that claimed the life of her husband. she posed for pictures showing off her scars and told residents she would keep fighting as long as god allows her. she lived to see the end of her term as mayor, but the cartels caught up with her earlier this month, kidnapping her in broad daylight as she drove her daughter to school. the last people to see her alive say she pled with her abductors to leave her daughter alone before willingly going with them
i am worried about 2013. >> i am a fan of mexico. i think ben is right. we appreciate it and another guy who is always right. david asbin on forbes. here's dave. >> welcome to america. welcome to government hand outs? a republican law makers demanding that the department of scort scort taking down the web site showing new immigrants how to sign from medicaid to food stamps. is this the new american dream. welcome to forbes on fox we'll go to mr. steve forbes elizabeth and rick and mike. steve, is this the america you know and love? >> no, david, it is not just immigrants of the country. people here now they are trying to make dependent on the government. that means more votes for them and you center the hidous cartoon. birth to death. corrupting us and the immigrants and got to stop it >> rick, it is it a land of opportunity and hand outs. >> no one is handing it out. >> yes, they are. nit is just information that is available. same example -- information that shows up. anybody here in the table mitt romney, his father when he came here from mexico. he got that exact k
for the economy. >> that's right. >> lisa, thank you. mexico's getting ready to swear in a new president. enrique pena nieto, i had a chance to sit down with him and ask him about the war on drugs, immigration and a whole lot more. my exclusive interview with the brands new mexican president is coming up. also, today's strategy session takes a closer look at whether today's trip to capitol hill helped or hurt susan rice's chances of becoming the next secretary of state. two years ago, the people of bp made a commitment to the gulf. bp has paid over twenty-three billion dollars to help those affected and to cover cleanup costs. today, the beaches and gulf are open, and many areas are reporting their best tourism seasons in years. and bp's also committed to america. we support nearly 250,000 jobs and invest more here than anywhere else. we're working to fuel america for generations to come. our commitment has never been stronger. [ male announcer ] this holiday, give your family the greatest gift of all -- peace of mind. with the adt after thanksgiving sale. get adt home security and home managemen
president of mexico but first a sit-down with president obama. challenges that are facing two neighbors from immigration to the drug trade. [ male announcer ] are you considering a new medicare plan? then you may be looking for help in choosing the right plan for your needs. so don't wait. call now. whatever your health coverage needs, unitedhealthcare can help you find the right plan. open enrollment to choose your medicare coverage begins october 15th and ends december 7th. so now is the best time to review your options and enroll in a plan. medicare has two main parts, parts a and b, to help cover a lot of your expenses, like hospital care... and doctor visits. but they still won't cover all of your costs. now's the time to learn about unitedhealthcare plans that may be right for you. are you looking for something nice and easy? like a single plan that combines medicare parts a & b with prescription drug coverage? a medicare advantage plan can give you doctor, hospital and prescription drug coverage all in one plan... for nothing more than what you already pay for part b. you'll also have
consulado de mexico le podria ayudar.. take 2 box blanca - pitch --- gabriela dellan en vivo nos tiene mas detalles .. gaby ---efectivamente... y ante la crisis economica... muchas personas estan optando por crear sus propias empresas.. -- es por esto que el consulado de mexico en san jos esta dictando una serie de talleres para ayudarles.. a convertir ese sueÑo de negocio en realidad.. sot: 0:14 0:24 0:59 pkg --todo comienza con una idea... que se transforma en un proyecto.... y poco a poco en una fuente de ingreso.. --- durante estos seminarios en el consulado de mexico en san jose... se explica precisamente la magia detras de esto... /asesora de negocios para el consulado mexicano sot 9:22 "nuestra idea es realmente facilitar, simplificar y dar herramientas para que las personas digan ok yo puedo avanzar puedo construir mi plan de negocios puedo contestarme todas mis dudas y para el año que viene ya puedo comenzar mi propio negocio" 9:38 jorge agraz sot: 5:2 30 "muchas veces el salario no es suficiente y deciden empezar un negocio y se comienzan con muchos comienzos y obstaculos 5:43
more about the geography, but we don't, which is mexico and the united states. >> yes. >> when you look at this map, what do you see. >> >> whoo i see is the united states is a virtual island. canada's just a thin band of middle class civilization. 33 million people living within a hundred miles of the u.s. border. the united states's real geographic challenge is to the south where much of the border is artificial. where south of the border, you have a country that's so much poorer than the u.s. that the difference in living standards is one of the greatest in the world, you know, except for maybe that between north and south korea. mexico has a much higher population growth. the average american is in his late 30s. so you have lat inhistory moving noncht that's the real drama going on in the united states. >> but you said something which i thought was interesting. a weak and artificial border between the u.s. and mexico. >> well, there's the rio grande during part of it. it's very narrow actually. and here, these were just lines drawn in the sand. remember. you have an artificial borde
springfield. >> we are getting breaking news from mexico. >> a magnitude 5.9 earthquake has hit mexico after 4:20 this morning. this is the area that it happened in. guerrero mexico, 100 miles away from mexico city. a reporter service that he could feel trembling in mexico city. the capital city is kind of far away from where this happened. we know there are millions of people living in the metropolitan area. we are assuming more living where this happened. we are still waiting some reports on whether there was damage or injuries. this stretch of mexico is a couple of hours behind us. most people could be still asleep. it hit 30 minutes ago. we are staying on top of this story. >> it is 5:04. and it's had to prince george's county where we are waiting to hear the names involved in a deputy shooting. >> he was trying to deliver a piece order at the home when john gonzales near the scene. >> the deputy arrived near the riverdale neighborhood at 7:30 in the evening. the woman who lived behind here witnessed the sun's death. >> the sometimes dangerous task of prove to be just thatriverdale. one o
in mexico will be critical where this goes, and president-elect will be here at the end of the month, and i'm sure this got attention in the mexican press and commentators, and i'm sure this will be raised and discussed with president obama when they are here. this is the situation. i think the results have had interesting implications for the u.s. policy and latin america 6789 there is an opportunity that was perhaps greater than we thought when we wrote the report in april to make progress on these issues, there's more space, a little bit more pressure, but it's smart to keep expectations in check, under control, and we still, president obama, i think, has been cautious with foreign policy, we have a divided government, and we have to take care of the fiscal cliff that's looming, and that's the first order of business. not making any predigses, but i think it's just useful to see where we are, and i think the election results do have implications for some of the concerns that we outlined in the report. i'll turn it over to peter, manuel, and margaret for their summary remarks. >> thank yo
. the reaction in mexico will be particularly critical to see where this goes. president-elect peÑa negative will be here at the end of this month. i'm sure this has got a lot of attention in the mexican press and among mexican commentators and i'm sure this will be raised and discussed with president obama when peÑa nieto is here. it is had complications to the u.s. policy in latin america. there is an opportunity that perhaps is greater than when we wrote the report in april to make some progress on these issues. there is more space, little more pressure. at the same time, it is probably smart to keep expectations in check and under control. president obama, i think, has been shown to be pretty cautious when it comes to foreign policy. we still have a divided government and we also have to take care of this fiscal cliff that is looming, and that is the first order of business. not making any predictions, but i think it is just useful to see where we are and i do think the election results to have implications for some of the concerns that we outlined in this report. i will turn it over to
. john's college in santa fe, new mexico. my question is quite broad. i am interested in knowing should we, in the united states and the rest of the world, are there more distances after what we have seen. and also if you could talk about what these differences are. >> stamford connecticut. we are here today. speaking in new york, we made a couple of major points. one of which was the need for the growth of the spirit of pluralism and politics across the middle east region. when he was asked what the seeds of that growth or conditions that might foster that growth would be, he essentially reiterated his other point, which is that americans shouldn't think that they have much to do with creating or fostering that. granted the second point, i would ask this panel, are their seeds of growth of political pluralism or conditions that could help nurture us, and is the question also relevant? >> in your book you talk about the regional narrative. there is activity that should be talked about. the fact that someone in one country can see what is happening and respond. >> it is a combination sta
and their owners frm mexico to sonoma. >>> a north bay couple combine their skills to help thousands of animals and their owners from mexico to sonoma. as kate kelly reports the jefferson award winners are improving animal welfare on both sides of the border. >> this is romero rescued off the streets of juarez, starving. >> this is juanita. found him on the side of the road hit by a car. >> reporter: they have given names to the rescued dogs and given them new lives. they once lived on the streets of mexico barely surviving under the harshest conditions. >> you will see just a large number of homeless street animals. they are not spayed or neutered so they are actively breeding and problems increase exponentially. >> reporter: they met 10 years ago in mexico while volunteering at an animal control center. christie's a veterinarian, moncho a graphic artist. they live in santa rosa but never forgot the suffering they once witnessed. >> homelessness, starving animals. the magnitude of the problem was overwhelming. >> reporter: so they founded compassion without borders, and held their first free c
before we did the plan, the u.s. was a system of mexico with $36 million. here we are, this neighbor that's so important to us, we're assisting. at the same time, the united states will give 25 #% of all the foreign aid that we do, a lot of money. israel, egypt, pakistan, iraq, and afghanistan. nothing wrong with that, but we have to work with our frens to the south. we put in 1.4, and with additional money, it's $1.9 billion. for every one dollar we help with mexico, they spend $13. they spend a lot of money on security. they got to -- we got to understand what they are doing. now, what we started off, we did the easy thing, buy them hell cometters, buying this, and e worked with george bush, and filed the first legislation before bush talked about the plan because i felt that strongly about helping mexico, but nevertheless, we worked together. we did the easy thing with mexico, the helicopters and the planes. the hard part is this is we got to start training or billing the capacity, the prison systems, the prosecutors, the policemen. we're working on it at the federa
.s. this is an important meeting for both presidents. it has become somewhat routine now that the president elect of mexico to come to the united states before the inauguration. calderon did, fox did. i don't remember back further than that, but i was too young then. in any event, the visit itself opens up just a huge number of opportunities that probably existed -- i don't want to say to exist before the election, but somehow they've been heightened by the election. the obvious one that michael talked about was immigration and the fact that suddenly when a commentator on tv said over the weekend, last week was a great week to be latino, that certainly, you know, latinos became the centerpiece of commentary about the sudden became respect to vote again and the republican party at least to talk about immigration policy and suddenly amnesty was no longer a nasty word. in any event, we hear the committees being formed. senator sherman and grammar to gather to sort through use the term comprehensive immigration reform. so the prospects are better than they were certainly before the election and look significan
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